Wintry weather for Midwest, Ohio Valley; Bitter cold for Northeast

A bitterly cold airmass has invaded the eastern U.S this weekend bringing the coldest temperatures of the season. Gusty winds will combine with these cold temperatures to create dangerous wind chills well below zero in many parts of the Northeast. Meanwhile, a developing storm in the Plains will bring wintry precipitation to the Midwest and Ohio Valley on Sunday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pottstown, Pottstown Limerick Airport (KPTW)

Lat: 39.96°NLon: -75.62°WElev: 288ft.

Fair

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 30.51 in (1033.5 mb)
Dewpoint -8°F (-22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill2°F (-17°C)
Last update 14 Feb 1:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

West Chester PA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 17. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 12. Light and variable wind.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 12 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow, mainly after 8am.  High near 33. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow and sleet before 8pm, then rain, snow, and sleet between 8pm and 11pm, then rain after 11pm.  Low around 33. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 47. South wind 8 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 35.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 17. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 12. Light and variable wind.
Washington's Birthday
Snow, mainly after 8am. High near 33. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow and sleet before 8pm, then rain, snow, and sleet between 8pm and 11pm, then rain after 11pm. Low around 33. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 47. South wind 8 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
West Chester PA
 39.96°N 75.62°W (Elev. 397 ft)
12:36 pm EST Feb 14, 2016
2pm EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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